Employment Opportunity:  Animal Services Specialist


The Wakulla County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Animal Services Specialist within the Board of County Commissioners.

This position is responsible for maintaining extraordinary care for all animals housed at Wakulla Animal Services while seizing all opportunities for humane education and providing customer service that embraces empathy, reassurance, reliability, responsiveness and looks-good/sounds-good character qualities. Work is performed under the direct supervision of the Senior Animal Control Officer and the Director.

Qualified applicants must possess a High School Diploma or GED and three years of experience in an Animal Control or animal welfare environment, public health, law enforcement or a related field such as humane society, veterinary office, or kennel. Must have excellent communication skills to effectively and adequately deal with a very diversified clientele. Must be flexible with working hours and have the ability to work weekends and holiday work. Highly robust benefit package offered.

To apply, send a Wakulla County employment application to Human Resources, P.O. Box 1263, Crawfordville, FL 32326. Applications may be obtained by visiting our website at www.mywakulla.com or can be picked up at the County Administrator’s office located at 3093 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, FL. If you have questions regarding qualifications and/or duties and responsibilities, you may contact Deborah DuBose at 850.926.0919. Veteran’s preference will be given to qualified applicants. Wakulla County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. This advertisement will close on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.